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DEERFIELD — Phil Zea recently announced his plans to retire in the spring of 2021, leaving Historic Deerfield after 18 years as its president and...

HATFIELD — Soon after graduating from Northampton High School, Paul Dostal enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps, and by August 1968 he was beginning a...

HOLYOKE — In the summer of 1868, while grading Mosher Street on the flats behind Depot Hill, a work crew unearthed an unsettling find: skeletons...

About four years ago, Bruce Watson felt he’d come to a crossroads.The Montague writer had written four well-reviewed books on topics from 20th...

NORTHAMPTON — Scores of local people succumbing to “blind death,” and criminal prosecutions of those who allegedly sold the bootleg whiskey that...

HOLYOKE — When Sylvia Galván and Gary O’Connor got a call from the Holyoke Public Library this year, they were shocked. Archivist Eileen Crosby...

HOLYOKE — Tea towels, refrigerator magnets, shoulder patches and beach sand are just some of the items we collect to stay connected to our travels...

Time travel has been a perennial theme for fiction writers for over 200 years, as well as a theme from ancient myths, dating back far longer, from...

HOLYOKE — They’re not producing as much energy as they once did, but Holyoke’s canals continue to generate a powerful level of interest.Dozens of...

Gita Trelease brings a varied background to her writing: being born in Sweden, living in New York City and Italy at various points, and earning a...

WHATELY — Elizabeth Mehlin spent much of the early part of the week gently brushing a solvent onto a painted landscape at 194 Chestnut Plain Road...

WHATELY — Museums, guided tours and seasonal festivities bring at least 500,000 tourists to Salem each October as the city capitalizes on its...

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